Howard County Library System
Howard County Book Connection

The Howard County Book Connection seeks to connect our community through shared learning experiences that promote productive dialogue, critical thinking, and intellectual enrichment. The entire community is encouraged to read the book selection and participate in a variety of activities through the academic year.

Video Conference with Elizabeth Moon
Tuesday, March 31, 2009; 12:30 - 2:00 pm
Place: Monteabaro Recital Hall (Horowitz Center, Howard Community College)

Join a live video-conference with Elizabeth Moon, author of the 2003 Nebula award-winning novel The Speed of Dark. Moon will discuss the book and autism-related issues. Cosponsored by Howard Community College and Howard County Autism Society.

Autism Research, Education & Advocacy: What you Need to Know
Date: Monday, April 20, 2009; 7:00 pm
Place: Howard County Central Library, Call 410-313-7860

Learn about AutismConnect, an online resource that focuses on research, educational resources, and advocacy organizations available to families in Maryland, and presents information about education of children with autism. Presented by Majorie Shulbank from the Maryland State Department of Education.
Cosponsored by the Howard County Autism Society.

For information on additional upcoming events, visit the Book Connection page at Howard Community College's web site.